Residents of an Alpharetta subdivision and some other homes nearby can once again shower, wash clothes and flush toilets after Fulton County made repairs.
FIXED - 6 p.m.: After a little more than four hours of work, a water main break on Marietta Street in Alpharetta has been repaired by a crew from the Fulton County Water Resources. Original Article: A water main break on Marietta Street in Alpharetta has cut water to all of Wilshire Glen Subdivision and 15 homes on Marietta Street. Fulton County Water Resources is responding to the water main break on Marietta Street near Old Milton Parkway, according an alert by Fulton County. The release said there will be minimal traffic impact on Marietta Street, with no lane closure anticipated. "Work crews are on site and repairs are expected to be completed by 8 p.m. today," said Bob Giordano of Fulton County Commnications Department. For more …
Old Alabama Road's southeast lane from Crabtree Drive will be closed for 12-16 hours while emergency repairs are made to a water transmission main.
Friday, August 3, 2012
Fulton County Water is making an emergency repair on a 48 inch water transmission main on Old Alabama Road today. The leak is on the city of Atlanta 48 inch transmission main that carries water from city of Atlanta-Fulton County Water Treatment Plant on Old Alabama Road through Old Alabama Road to Sandy Springs and its vicinity. The spot location of the leak is at 1979 Old Alabama Road, outside of the concrete sidewalk of the southeast lane some 15 feet from the edge of the road pavement. This emergency repair is to prevent any breaks on this high pressure transmission main that goes through residential and commercial areas. The Old Alabama southeast lane at Crabtree Drive will be closed for the duration of operation, which began around 10…